The St. Cloud State University men's basketball team came up short in their first game of the season against Ouachita Baptist University on Friday.

The Huskies floundered early, trailing 30-23 at the half. They outscored the Tigers in the second frame 28-26, but it was not enough to catch up. SCSU fell 56-51.

Trevon Marshall led the team with 16 points and four rebounds. Anthony Roberts added 10 points and six rebounds.

The Huskies fall to 0-1. They will play their second and final game of the GAC Conference Challenge against Harding University in Searcy, Arkansas on Saturday night. You can catch that game at 7:00 p.m. on AM 1390 Granite City Sports.